November 21, 2020
Community Chamber Orchestra is putting on a "Nashville" style program of music Saturday, Nov. 21 at 4 p.m. in the gym of the Morganville School, 307 Main, in Morganville.
Joining the musicians on a few of the works will be special guest Robert Edmiston, Clay Center, on banjo, Diane Hayes of Linn/Palmer on electric bass, and Kevin Cordray, Wakefield, on guitar.
The venue is large and handicap accessible, with plenty of room for spaced seating. No matter where people sit, the natural acoustics in this historic facility allow for great listening. Some of the well-know works to be played include "The Devil Went Down to Georgia," "God Bless the USA," and "Foggy Mountain Breakdown." A special treat will be concertmistress violinist Mian Zhao of Manhattan performing "Faded Love."
The Orchestra employs youth and adults to perform without a conductor, and is supported by donations, advertising and occasional grants. New musicians are always welcome to join for no fee or audition. Tickets to the "Nashville" Thanksgiving Country Music Concert are $8/person or $18/family, available on www.kansasmusic.net website through Paypal, or at Mayo's Department Store in Clay Center.